The Idol of Feelings

I’m a feeler. I consider myself highly sensitive and intuitive. Even tests have shown that trait. I can walk into a room and immediately be consumed with unseen emotions and the feelings of others. It’s sometimes very uncomfortable, and I can allow it to control my mood. However, I’m learning to use that “gift” to […]

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Seeking

Seek is a verb. It’s meaning is to attempt to find or attempt or desire to obtain or achieve. Also, ask for (something) from someone. When adding “ing” to any verb, the word meaning becomes a continuous action. I’ve never thought about this word much. Reading a verse this morning, this word – not even […]

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Leadership & Morality

I read a comment on a post this morning that gave me an aha. Literally, a light went on in my head. Again, something tiny and simple, and something I really already knew, yet caught my attention on a new level. “Amazing teams start with amazing leaders.” Duh! Of course! No one can deny that […]

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Tantrums and Psalm 23

When my boys were babies, they were ridiculously cute. They had cute personalities, said and did cute things, made cute faces, laughed cute, and threw cute tantrums. Wait…what? Cute tantrums? Yes, I thought they were cute, in their own cute way. But I never dreamed, 18 years later, that God would change my view and […]

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A Meeting Place

Thumbing through social media yesterday morning, I came across a shared post of pictures depicting societies relentless grip on cell phones. Pictures that were disturbing and shamefully familiar in my own ridiculous phone obsession. It made me physically sick. I reposted exclaiming my contribution to the problem of overuse and complete suffocation of a brain-sucking […]

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I Want

Interesting how our wants change so much from year to year. When I was a child, I wanted to be a princess. And I lived that dream every day around the farm I grew up on. Playing outside with my imaginary characters and friends, the dream of being a princess was easy. Everyone did what […]

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Gaps

I have many gaps in my life. Too many to count, and way too many to name in the amount of time I have today. I am strong in some ways, but ridiculously weak in others. I have gaps, and it’s important to know what they are, and when I’m in one. Gaps can be […]

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